WISC-TV, Southern Wisconsin’s news leader, is aggressively looking for a Morning Anchor to lead Madison’s most-watched morning newscast.
We are seeking a strong journalist to champion our newscasts on TV, online and through social media. This person must understand the changing role of a television news anchor and how to engage audiences across multiple platforms.
Here are a few things you’d be signing up for:
Anchoring 4:30am – 7:00am Monday-Friday
Turning signature, enterprise stories on a frequent basis that can be showcased across other dayparts. Storytelling is valued and prioritized here.
Delivering engaging live reports, especially in breaking news situations.
Innovating and experimenting with the latest technology in digital. We’d love someone willing to share their ideas on how we can continue to be a leader in digital and social.
Building sources within our community and showing you know how to listen to what our viewers are interested in.
Demonstrating a deep desire to grown and learn and help others do the same.
A few more job requirements include:
An open mind and a passion for great journalism
An ability to swing tight deadlines
A valid driver’s license and good driving record
BA/BS in journalism or related field
3 years of anchoring experience is preferred.
Previous work on a morning show is a plus.
In addition, our award-winning website, http://www.channel3000.com leads the market and we place a premium on breaking stories online and through social media.
We offer a professional, challenging work environment, competitive compensation and benefits package, and we encourage our employees to grow professionally with us. To apply, send resume, salary requirements, and link to work samples to email@example.com